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Fisheries and Marine Resources (Fishing of Sea Cucumbers) Regulations 2009 (GN No. 110 of 2009).

Country/Territory
Mauritius
Document type
Regulation
Date
2009
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Fisheries
Keyword
Marine fisheries Fishery management and conservation Molluscs Authorization/permit Landing Seasons Size Offences/penalties
Geographical area
Africa, Eastern Africa, Indian Ocean, Small Island Developing States
Abstract

These Regulations prohibit the fishing for undersized sea cucumber or any sea cucumber from 1 January to 31 March in each year. In addition, no person shall land, have in his or her possession or sell any undersized sea cucumber. The Regulations also prohibit the fishing for any sea cucumber from 1 October 2009 to 30 September 2011. The Permanent Secretary of the competent Ministry may, subject to restrictions as prescribed by these Regulations, authorize the fishing of sea cucumbers under such terms and conditions as he or she thinks fit.

Full text
English
Website
supremecourt.intnet.mu

References - Legislation

Implements

Fisheries and Marine Resources Act 2007 (Act No. 27 of 2007).

Legislation | Mauritius | 2007

Keyword: Basic legislation, Marine fisheries, Fishery management and conservation, Mariculture, Fish disease, Fishing authorization, Registration, Fishing vessel, Marking/identification, Foreign fishing, Fishing gear/fishing method, Seasons, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties, Aquaculture, Animal health, Authorization/permit, Wetlands, Marine area, Marine protected areas, Protected area, Ecosystem preservation, Management/conservation, Marine mammals, Turtles, Special fund

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repeals

Fisheries and Marine Resources (Fishing of Sea Cucumbers) Regulations 2008 (GN No. 189 of 2008).

Legislation | Mauritius | 2008

Keyword: Fishery management and conservation, Molluscs, Authorization/permit, Landing, Seasons

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Fisheries and Marine Resources (Fishing of Sea Cucumbers) (Amendment) Regulations 2012 (GN No. 18 of 2012).

Legislation | Mauritius | 2012

Keyword: Marine fisheries, Fishery management and conservation, Molluscs, Seasons, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repealed by

Fisheries (Fishing of Sea Cucumbers) Regulations, Government Notice no. 189 of 2023.

Legislation | Mauritius | 2023

Keyword: Aquatic animals, Fishing authorization, Seasons, Offences/penalties, Protection of species, Size, Marine fisheries

Source: FAO, FAOLEX